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Gowland's Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Blanchland, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.8479 / 54°50'52"N

Longitude: -2.0539 / 2°3'14"W

OS Eastings: 396636

OS Northings: 550346

OS Grid: NY966503

Mapcode National: GBR GD3C.4Y

Mapcode Global: WHB2Z.FD5V

Entry Name: Gowland's Cottage

Listing Date: 18 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1370259

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240411

Location: Blanchland, Northumberland, DH8

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Blanchland

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Blanchland with Hunstanworth

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

BLANCHLAND THE SQUARE Blanchland
NY 9650
24/44 Gowland's Cottage

GV II


House, formerly monastic building. C15 remodelled mid-C18. Rubble with
dressings; stone slate roof. Front elevation 2 storeys, 4 bays, irregular.
Vertical-panelled dooriin bay 2 and between bays 3 and 4, the latter in
chamfered surround with depressed rounded head. Late C19 sashes in C18 stone
surrounds (except for ground floor bay 3 C20 window in earlier chamfered
surround). Stone end and ridge stacks. Rear elevation: varied fenestration
including former 2-light window in chamfered surround on 1st floor and blocked,
chamfered single-light window on ground floor.
Interior: central ground floor room has C15 ceiling with heavy transverse
beam and joists, all chamfered with broach stops.
A much-altered building which appears to be the southern part of the monastic
east range, presumably the dorter at lst floor level.


Listing NGR: NY9663650350

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